Definition: This entry contains the percent of the labor force that is without jobs. Substantial underemployment might be noted.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Unemployment rate map
10 countries with lowest unemployment rates in Africa
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It is one of the fastest growing economies in the world. Unemployment rate is about 18 per ... Egypt’s unemploymant rate stands at 12.77 per cent. The North African country rolled out projects in December 2012 to create 750,000 jobs through micro ...
Canadian Provinces And Territories By Unemployment Rate
worldatlas.com - 2/7/2017 7:11:35 PM
Nunavut, Canada’s northernmost and newest territory has the highest unemployment rate at 13.5% while Yukon has the lowest rate in the whole country. Canada is one of the world’s wealthiest and developed nations. The country’s overall unemployment ...
Misery Index: The World's Saddest (And Happiest) Countries
Forbes - 2/8/2017 11:56:44 PM
In the sphere of economics, misery tends to flow from high inflation, steep borrowing costs and unemployment ... where in the world people are sad or happy. Would you consider the United States to be more or less miserable than other countries?
Study: Apprenticeship programmes can increase growth, employment
m.jamaicaobserver.com - 2/21/2017 5:40:24 AM
IDB Caribbean Country Department General Manager Therese ... thereby allowing for a smooth transition from high school into the world of work. Given that Jamaica’s high youth unemployment rate is closely related to other social and economic ills ...
World economic outlook database april 2010
handyrecovery.in - 2/18/2017 1:19:07 AM
The World Economic Outlook (WEO ... Use this database to find data on national accounts, inflation, unemployment rates, balance of payments, fiscal indicators, trade for countries and country groups (aggregates), and commodity prices whose data are ...
Unemployment Rates by Country
Investopedia - 6/23/2015 2:07:54 PM
According to the World Bank, GDP per capita in Qatar was $93,700 in 2013, while in Macau it was $91,400. That wealth helps their standing in the chart, as a country's unemployment rate only factors in those actively looking for work. If you're the 23-year ...
India among countries with highest unemployment rate
Rediff India Abroad - 9/17/2013 9:48:02 AM
The Eurozone crisis changed the economic landscape of the world ... rate after South Africa. Countries such as Pakistan, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, and Sri Lanka have a lower unemployment rate compared to India. Let’s look at 25 countries with highest ...
47 countries where young people are living in an unemployment crisis
The Business Insider - 12/3/2015 11:44:42 AM
and the country is highly susceptible to exogenous shocks, according to the World Bank. Notably, even though Mauritania has a high youth-unemployment rate, the country did not experience popular uprisings like other North African nations did in 2011 ...
FactCheck: is our unemployment rate low by world standards?
THE CONVERSATION - 7/8/2013 4:34:21 PM
“Australia has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the developed world.” - Finance minister Penny Wong ... is the June edition of The Economist magazine, which lists 42 countries’ unemployment rates. It includes a mix of developed and important ...
UK employment rate sees record high
worldbulletin.net - 2/18/2017 6:34:04 AM
The latest statistics also reveal unemployment continued to run at an 11-year low of just 4.8 percent, down by more than 900,000 since 2010. Britain’s Secretary of State for Work and Pensions Damian Green said the country remained in a position of ...
The Countries with the Highest Unemployment
Fox Business - 4/18/2013 7:43:28 PM
... worst unemployment are among the highest in the developed world. In 2012, government debt as a percentage of GDP exceeded 110% in four of the 10 countries with the highest unemployment rates, and six were among the top 20% for debts as a percentage of ...
Applications for unemployment benefits edge up 5,000
Tucson News Now - 2/16/2017 2:14:35 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits ... around America and even in other countries following Donald Trump’s surprising victory as the President of the United States. Slideshow: World, nation react to Trump's ...
France's Melenchon says he would hike spending by 273 billion euros
Reuters - 2/19/2017 7:15:50 AM
The new spending would essentially be financed through higher taxes, debt, lower tax evasion and higher economic growth, according to Melenchon's political movement, dubbed "Indomitable France" and backed by the ... France's unemployment rate to 6 percent ...
Global unemployment forecast to hit 212m – country by country breakdown
The Guardian - 1/20/2015 10:51:09 AM
The ILO also warn of “no relief” among countries in the Middle East and North Africa, which have some of the highest unemployment rates in the world. An increase of about 5 percentage points in East Asia’s unemployment rate is expected. Although Sub ...
Countries With the Highest Unemployment Rates
Yahoo News - 6/15/2012 4:14:54 PM
[Related: Degrees for Those with College Dreams] With this in mind, we’ve put together a list of countries with the highest unemployment rates among the world’s 50 largest economies. The ranking is based on 2011 annual average unemployment rates from ...